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Great Lakes Beaming Bioneers series continues

Published: Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

CRYSTAL LAKE – The second lecture of a free, four-part Great Lakes Beaming Bioneers Series will feature Nancy Tuchman, director of the Institute of Urban Environmental Sustainability at Loyola University, Chicago.

She will present “Engaging In Transformation” at 7 p.m. today in the Luecht Conference Center at McHenry County College, 8900 Route 14, Crystal Lake.

Tuchman will talk about how Loyola University is seeking to be a carbon-neutral institution, which engages all stakeholders in the process of sustainable decision-making considering the social, economic and environmental impacts through a transformative educational experience.

Also Bill McKibbon of 350.org will present “The Climate Fight Gets Hotter” on the Bioneers DVD. The series continues with other speakers Feb. 5 and 12.

– Northwest Herald

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